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Deseret Milkvetch

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Wednesday it will remove Endangered Species Act protections from the deseret milkvetch, finding the once-critically imperiled plant found only in a single Utah county has bounced back and the threats to it are no longer severe.

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Wednesday it will remove Endangered Species Act protections from the deseret milkvetch, finding the once-critically imperiled plant found only in a single Utah county has bounced back and the threats to it are no longer severe.

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